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Records of the field offices for the State of Louisiana, Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands, 1863-1872 [microform]


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reel 1. List of Book Records of Officers, State of Louisiana -- reels 1-26. Offices of Staff Officers. Bounty Agent: claims, claimants, index, and registry of payments (reels 1-3) ; Commissary of Subsistence: correspondence, account books (reels 4-6) ; Provost Marshal General of Freedmen: correspondence; registries of court cases, complaints, conscripts, refugees; other reports (reels 6-9) ; Quartermaster: correspondence, accounts (reels 9-10) ; Surgeon in Chief: ; correspondence, reports of sick and wounded, etc. (reels 11-26) --

reels 27-52. Subordinate Office, Plantation Dept. Correspondence (reel 27), registers (reels 28-29), payrolls of employed freedmen (reels 30-52), account books (reel 52) --

Subordinate Field Offices. reel 52. Abbeville -- reels 52-54. Alexandria -- reels 54-57. Algiers -- reels 58-59. Amite City -- reels 59-60. Baton Rouge (Subassistant Commissioner of the 2nd Subdistrict) -- reels 61-64. Baton Rouge (Assistant Subassistant Commissioner) -- reels 64-67. Bayou Sara -- reel 67. Bragg Home Colony -- reels 67-68. Carrollton -- reels 68-70. Clinton -- reels 70-71.Columbia -- reels 71-72. Donaldsonville (Agent) -- reels 72-73. Donaldsonville (Agent and Assistant Subassistant Commissioner) -- reels 74-75. Franklin (Subassistant Commissioner of the 3rd Subdistrict) -- reels 75-78. Franklin (Agent and Assistant Subassistant Commissioner) --

reel 79. Greenville, Hammond Station, Homer -- reels 79-80. Houma. Louisville -- reels 81-83. Lake Providence -- reels 83. McHatton Home Colony -- reels 83-84. Madisonville -- reel 84. Mansfield -- reels 84-85. Marksville -- reels 85-87. Millikens Bend -- reels 87-88. Monroe (Subassistant Commissioner of the 5th Subdistrict) -- reels 88-89. Monroe (Agent and Assistant Subassistant Commissioner) -- reel 89. Montgomeryville -- reels 89-90. Napoleonville -- reel 90. Natchitoches (Subassistant Commissioner of the 4th Subdistrict) -- reels 90-93. Natchitoches (Agent and Assistant Subassistant Commissioner) --

reels 93-95. New Iberia -- reels 96-97. New Roads -- reel 98. Rost Home Colony -- reels 98-100. St. Joseph -- reel 100. Shreveport -- reel 101. Shreveport (Superintendent of Education), Shreveport (Hospital) -- reel 102. Sparta -- reels 102-103. Thibodeaux -- reels 103-104. Trinity -- reels 104-105. Vermillionville -- reels 105-106. Vernon -- reels 106-107. Vidalia (Subassistant Commissioner of the 6th Subdistrict) -- reels 107-111. Vidalia (Agent and Assistant Subassistant Commissioner) -- reel 111. Unidentified records

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Volume Reel 0095 - Records of the field offices for the State of Louisiana, Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands, 1863-1872 - Reports of Indigents and Destitutes Unbound reports of indigents and destitutes, October 1866–May 1868, are arranged chronologically. Oct. 1866–May 1868 Monthly Reports of Persons and Articles Hired Unbound monthly reports of persons and articles hired, May 1866–December 1868, are arranged chronologically. May 1866–Dec. 1868 Complaints The single volume of complaints, August–October 1865 (452), is arranged by initial letter of the name of the complainant. Volume (452) Aug.–Oct. 1865 Indentures Unbound indentures, April–December 1866, are arranged chronologically. Apr.–Dec. 1866 Register of Subsistance Stores Issued to Destitute Citizens The single-volume register of subsistance stores issued to destitute citizens, April– June 1867 (451), is arranged chronologically by date issued. The volume also contains a register of blank contracts (February–April 1867), arranged chronologically by date delivered, and accounts (February 1866–February 1867), arranged chronologically. Volume (451) Apr.–June 1867 Applications for Rations Unbound applications for rations, April 1867–April 1868, are unarranged. Apr. 1867–Apr. 1868 Accounts with Planters for Supplies Furnished (cont.) The single volume of accounts with planters for supplies furnished, January– December 1868 (386), is arranged by name of planter and thereunder chronologically. The volume has a name index. Volume (386) Jan.–Dec. 1868 “Journals of Business” The two volumes of “Journal of Business,” April 1867–December 1868, 1 (385) and 2 (449), are arranged chronologically. Volume 1 (385) Mar.–Dec. 1868 Volume 2 (449) Apr. 1867–Mar. 1868 Accounts The single volume of accounts, February 1866–June 1868 (450), is arranged in general chronological order. Volume (450) Feb. 1866–June 1868 Miscellaneous Records Unbound miscellaneous records, 1866–68, are arranged by type of record. Included are records relating to the issuance of rations to destitutes, accounts current, records relating to the issuance of supplies to planters, invoices, abstracts, vouchers, and reports. 1866–68
Publisher Washington, DC : U.S. Congress and National Archives and Records Administration
Pages 989
Language english-handwritten
Call number 2055098.1
Digitizing sponsor Internet Archive
Book contributor Allen County Public Library Genealogy Center
Collection refugeesfreedmenabandonedlands; allen_county; microfilm; americana; genealogy; additional_collections
Notes Film/Fiche is presented as originally captured.

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